Federal Prison Industries, Inc. [FPI] Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 28 CFR 345.11 [Title 28. Judicial Administration; Chapter III. Federal Prison Industries, Inc. Department of Justice; Part 345. Federal Prison Industries (FPI) Inmate Work Programs; Subpart B. Definitions], Federal Prison Industries, Inc. means a government corporation organizationally within the Bureau of Prisons whose mission is to provide work simulation programs and training opportunities for inmates confined in Federal correctional facilities. The commercial or "trade" name of Federal Prison Industries, Inc. is UNICOR. Most factories or shops of Federal Prison Industries, Inc. are commonly referred to as "UNICOR" or as "Industries". Where these terms are used, they refer to FPI production locations and to the corporation as a whole. UNICOR, FPI, and Industries are used interchangeably in this manner. For these purposes, Federal Prison Industries, Inc. will hereinafter be referred to as FPI.